Tank U Vases

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Mar 27, 2008   Updated: Jul 4 2011 • References: charlesandmarie
Flowers are generally considered a pretty, gentle item to bring into the home. They're usually displayed in delicate vases which is why these army tank-inspired flower holders are extremely bizarre.

The Tank U vases were created by Parisian design group, La Tete Au Cube and come in White and Platinum or, even stranger, a Traditional French Floral Pattern.

Each hand made vase is available for $90 at Charles & Marie.

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